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PROPOSED ALTERATION TO A FEDERAL CIVIL WORKS PROJECT, 408-LRC-2020-0036

U.S. ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS CHICAGO DISTRICT
Published Feb. 17, 2021
Expiration date: 2/24/2021

Below is a summary of the public notice. For a complete copy of the notice, with map, please download the file by clicking here.

Public Notice - Request for permission to modify a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers project under Section 408

PUBLIC NOTICE/APPLICATION NUMBER: 408-LRC-2020-0036

Comment Period Begins:

February 17, 2021
Comment Period Ends:
February 24, 2021

REQUESTER:
Lake County, Illinois Public Works Department

AFFECTED PROJECT:
North Libertyville Estates Section 205 Flood Control Project

PROPOSED ALTERATION:
A new pipe will be installed to connect to a new pump
station. The 2-inch discharge pipe will go over the existing levee crest and discharge onto the riprap on the riverside. The pipe that connects the pump station and goes over the embankment is buried 3.5 feet below grade. The pump and landside pipes are all outside the project easement to the landside. Interested parties are hereby notified that a request has been received for permission for the activity described herein and as shown on the attached drawings.
 
COMMENTS:
You are invited to provide your comments on the proposed work by the expiration date, which will become part of the administrative record and will be considered in the decision. A permission will be issued or denied under Section 14 of the Rivers and Harbors Act of 1899 (33 U.S.C. 408, “Section 408”).

Written comments should be emailed to Section 408 Coordinator, Colin Smalley, at Chicago408@usace.army.mil.